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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00
This book advances current literature on the role and place of animals in sport and society. It explores different forms of sporting spaces, examines how figures of animals have been used to racialize the human athlete, and encourages the reader to think critically about animal ethics, animals in space, time and place, and the human-animal relationship.... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 26.99
Just Food author James McWilliams's exploration of the "compassionate carnivore" movement and the paradox of humanity's relationship with animals. In the last four decades, food reformers have revealed the ecological and ethical problems of eating animals raised in industrial settings, turning what was once the boutique concern of radical... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00
This book analyses the animal images used in William Hogarth's art, demonstrating how animals were variously depicted as hybrids, edibles, companions, emblems of satire and objects of cruelty. Beirne offers an important assessment of how Hogarth's various audiences reacted to his gruesome images and ultimately what was meant by 'cruelty'. more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 27.95
Tiere sind Objekte der menschlichen Umwelt. Sie werden wahrgenommen und wirken auf die Menschen und ihre Handlungen ein. Am Beispiel von Schwänen - auffälligen, aber nicht domestizierten Vögeln - untersucht Brage Bei der Wieden die Kontakte zwischen Mensch und Tier und geht den durch sie angeregten Vorstellungen und von realen Wahrnehmungen mitunter... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00
Policing Wildlife examines both the extent and enforcement of wildlife law, one of the fastest growing areas of crime globally. The book considers how enforcement regimes need to adapt to contemporary wildlife crime threats, particularly those posed by terrorism and organised crime. more...
- University of North Texas Press 2002; US$ 17.56
The paths of humans and wildlife cross all the time, and it is the aim of this handbook to make sure those paths cross as peacefully as possible. Andrea Dawn Lopez tackles a wide range of situations that occur when human and non-human worlds clash. more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 17.00
The true story of ten tough and tattooed bikers who rescue animals in danger Though Joe Panz, Johnny O, Batso, Big Ant, G, Angel, Des, and Eric initially met and formed their friendships at tattoo and motorcycle conventions, they soon learned that they shared another passion: animals. Each had been rescuing troubled animals on their own for... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2007; US$ 54.00
Praise for the previous edition:"...an excellent first-stop resource for research on animal rights...well organized, clearly written, and a great starting point for research...Recommended."-Choice"...comprehensive...invaluable for reports on a popular current topic."-VOYA"...[a] very complete research guide that will be most... more...